Brand Licensing Europe is kicking off its 15th event with a new show layout and more focused brand presentation for attendees.
The NBCUniversal Cable Entertainment Group has acquired full ownership of the 24-hour preschool network Sprout.
Toys ‘R’ Us has appointed Wolfgang Link as president of Toys ‘R’ Us Europe and Jacobo Caller as managing director of Toys ‘R’ Us Iberia.
The winners of the first-ever Progressive Preschool Awards were announced in London this week.
The Toy Industry Association will induct five new members into the Toy Industry Hall of Fame next February.
Nottingham Forest has appointed Copyright Licensing Agency to handle licensing for the animated feature film Foosball in MENA.
Playing card company Cartamundi U.K. has made two new additions to its sales and marketing team.
Studio 100 Film is making its first-ever appearance at the American Film Market this week.
Eight hundred industry leaders joined Kids In Distressed Situations and Fashion Delivers for their annual fundraising gala on Nov. 6.
Following marked growth in 2012, Brand Licensing Europe saw an additional 5 percent growth in visitor attendance in 2013.
Krispy Kreme Doughnut Corporation has appointed licensing agency Brand Central to expand its bakery brand.
Planeta Junior has appointed Diego Ibáñez to the newly created role of international commercial director.
Pacific Cycle has appointed Brand Sense Partners to represent two of its top bicycle brands, Schwinn and Mongoose.
American Dairy Queen has tapped Global Icons to lead a new brand initiative for the restaurant and its signature treats, as well as for the Orange Julius brand.
The Joester Loria Group has announced three new promotions in sales and brand management.
The British Olympic Association has appointed IMG Licensing to create a licensing program for its Team GB brand.
41 Entertainment has appointed Zodiak Kids to represent “Pac-Man and the Ghostly Adventures” in France and French-speaking Belgium and Switzerland.
Lawless Entertainment has appointed Nurcihan Kesim Literary Agency to represent its preschool property Suzy's Zoo in Turkey.
DreamWorks Animation has announced that its board of directors has nominated Universal Music Group’s Lucian Grainge and Hulu’s Jason Kilar to replace current directors Nathan Myhrvold and Richard Sherman, who are retiring.
Performance Brands has signed on to represent Clive Christian, known for its home décor lines and luxury perfume.
DCD Publishing has signed on to represent Jack Monroe, author of the successful budget food blog “A Girl called Jack.”
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